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  • Bollywood star Alia Bhatt invests in D2C startup Phool.co

    Bollywood actress and entrepreneur Alia Bhatt, last week invested an undisclosed amount in Phool.co, a D2C startup that focuses on flower-cycling technologies.

  • [Shots] Vedantu enters unicorn club with fresh $100 Mn Series E funding

    Edtech startup Vedantu has reportedly raised a $100 million Series E funding round on Wednesday from a clutch of investors, becoming a unicorn.

  • VRO Hospitality raises $3 Mn Series A funding round led by CreedCap Asia

    Bengaluru-based VRO Hospitality, on Monday raised $3 million in a mix of equity and debt funding in Series A funding led by CreedCap Asia Advisors.

  • South Indian Bank launches SIB – OneCard credit card

    The Kerala based lender South Indian Bank, in association with OneCard, has launched the SIB – OneCard Credit Card.

  • Wherehouse.io raises seed funding led by Better Capital

    Delhi, India-based Wherehouse.io has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed funding round led by Better Capital.

  • ED issues notice to WazirX for violating FEMA rules

    The Enforcement Directorate (ED), the specialized agency under the Department of Revenue; on Friday, issued a show-cause notice to WazirX.

  • [Shots] Mumbai boy applied for internship at CRED so creatively that it went viral

    Avkash Shah from Mumbai has really gone an extra mile with both his enthusiasm and creativity to seek an internship opportunity at Cred.

  • Great grand daughter of Mahatma Gandhi jailed in South Africa

    Ashish Lata Ramgobin, the great grand daughter of Mahatma Gandhi has been jailed for seven years in a six-million (INR 3.33 Cr) fraud and forgery case.

  • [Shots] Bollywood veteran Juhi Chawla files suit against 5G implementation in India

    The former Miss India beauty pageant veteran actress of Bollywood, who is also an environmental activist, has lately filed a lawsuit against 5G implementation in India.

  • IMA files police complaint against Baba Ramdev for misrepresentation of Allopathy

    Indian Medical Association (IMA), the apex medical body of India, on Thursday, filed a police complaint against yoga guru Baba Ramdev.

  • Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter ban in India – All you need to know

    It is being said that many social media networks including the legacy ones like Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp will be banned in India from 26 May onwards.

  • [Shots] OYO launches new feature to book isolation and quarantine facilities

    India’s hospitality giant OYO, on Wednesday, launched a new feature called ‘OYO Care’ for users to book isolation and quarantine facilities for COVID-19 patients.

  • [Shots] Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh talks about online education

    Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh, a father of a 2 year old girl has recently shared his opinion about modern-age online education in light of his experience with Flintoclass@HOME

  • UK’s fintech startup Revolut enters India, appoints Paroma Chatterjee as CEO

    UK headquartered fintech startup Revolut, on Thursday, announced its entry into the Indian market with the appointment of Paroma Chatterjee as the India CEO.

  • Bengaluru’s Upscale raises $250K pre-seed funding from Powerhouse Ventures, Java Capital & GSF Accelerator

    Bengaluru, India-based Upscale, a new-age B2B sales engagement startup, has recently raised pre-seed funding of $250,000 led by Powerhouse Ventures, Java Capital, and GSF Accelerator.